In fill alcoves

Practical shelving makes the most of the alcove space in this living room, with a large space on the bottom shelf to store logs to fuel the traditional wood-burning stove. Light wooden flooring is teamed with a fresh white rug to match the sofa.

I like the fireplace and the storage for the firewood.  But I live in South Carolina, so I'm thinking of how to adapt the hearth to our climate here.  Perhaps a split mini heat pump that we can all sit around as it blasts out cold air?

I like the wood storage. Built ins on both sides of stove, keep firewood on bottom, shelves above for other storage.

Pilar Fireplace and Firewood Storage. Could be a good idea instead of a wood basket?

modern fireplace + wood storage - love the wood storage. The fireplace is too modern for me

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